From BR Bullpen
Edward William McFarland
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 180 lb.
- Debut July 7, 1893
- Final Game June 26, 1908
- Born August 3, 1873 in Cleveland, OH USA
- Died November 28, 1959 in Cleveland, OH USA
 Biographical Information
Catcher Ed McFarland played fourteen years in the majors, mostly with the Philadelphia Phillies and the Chicago White Sox. Above average in both hitting and fielding, his best year with the bat was 1899 when he hit .333 with the Phillies. Late in his career, he was part of the White Sox team that won the 1906 World Series.
Ed is one of six major leaguers (through 2007) with the last name McFarland, most of whom played around 1900.